Security B-Sides London 2015

3rd of June 2015
ILEC Conference Centre 47 Lillie Road, London, SW6 1UD
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Wednesday, June 3 • 4:00pm - 4:15pm
DLL Hijacking: The Eighth Circle of DLL Hell

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DLLs have been the spine of the Windows architecture since the early 90s, so it's no surprise that a number of security issues involving them have sprouted ever since. DLL Hijacking, or Preloading, is a particularly severe and long-lived one. 

This talk will explain the mechanics behind the attack, examples of its use in the wild, and some current countermeasures and their limitations.  

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Ollie Whitehouse

Global CTO, NCC Group
Come and talk to me about anything.


Wednesday June 3, 2015 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Rookie Track